Steve. born 1955, British middle-distance runner: winner of the 800 metres in the 1980 Olympic Games
1. a combining form meaning “egg,” used in the formation of compound words: oviferous. combining form 1. egg or ovum: oviform, ovotestis ovi- or ovo- or ov- pref. Egg; ovum: oviferous. Office of Voluntarism Initiatives
[oh-vuh-sahyd] /ˈoʊ vəˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a substance or preparation, especially an insecticide, capable of killing egg cells. ovicidal o·vi·cid·al (ō’vĭ-sīd’l) adj. Relating to or causing death of an ovum.
[oh-vuh-sahyd] /ˈoʊ vəˌsaɪd/ noun 1. a substance or preparation, especially an insecticide, capable of killing egg cells.
[ov-id] /ˈɒv ɪd/ noun 1. (Publius Ovidius Naso) 43 b.c.–a.d. 17? Roman poet. /ˈɒvɪd/ noun 1. Latin name Publius Ovidius Naso. 43 bc–?17 ad, Roman poet. His verse includes poems on love, Ars Amatoria, on myths, Metamorphoses, and on his sufferings in exile, Tristia Publius Ovidius Nasso, Roman poet (43 B.C.E.-17 C.E.). Related: Ovidian. Ovid […]